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May 28, 2019
The Kinnickinnic River is a popular trout fishing stream in St. Croix and Pierce counties, two of Wisconsin’s fastest-growing counties. The river’s picturesque canyon is home to 40 threatened and endangered species of flora and fauna, and its cold, spring-fed waters are classified as Extraordinary and Outstanding Trout Habitat by the Wisconsin DNR. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimedia
Farm to Faucet: St. Croix River Association plans program for 2019-2020 school year
May 28, 2019 - 5:00pm
May 16, 2019
River Falls High School Biology Club students received a $1,000 donation to replace leaking and irreparable waders and repair kits. Photo courtesy of Kinnickinnic River Land Trust
New waders for the RFHS Biology Club
May 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
May 1, 2019
Jake Wisse of Hudson lets out a yell as he crosses the finish line on his bike to win the Kinniator Challenge Sunday, April 28. Wisse completed a two-mile run, nine-mile kayak paddle and 11-mile bike ride in 2 hours, 52 minutes and 52 seconds. Bob Burrows / RiverTown Multimedia
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Great day to run, paddle and bike; 28 complete Kinniator Challenge
May 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
April 25, 2019
The trails are well marked with colors so hikers can choose the distance and direction they hike.  Steve Gardiner / RiverTown Multimedia
101 Things To Do: Kinnickinnic State Park in River Falls
April 25, 2019 - 11:30am
March 27, 2019
Representatives of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority, the city of River Falls, and the Gerrard Corporation are shown outside City Hall in September 2018, near the site of the proposed Cedar Street development. From left are: Peter Gerrard, President, The Gerrard Corporation; George Petak, Business and Community Engagement Officer,  WHEDA; Paul Gerrard, Vice President, The Gerrard Corporation; and Mayor Dan Toland. Photo courtesy of the city of River Falls.
Council approves general plan for Cedar Street apartment development
March 27, 2019 - 12:19pm
November 17, 2018
Kinni Corridor Committee member Lisa Moody sits at a volunteer sign up table at Wednesday night's Kinni Corridor Open House. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia
Final Kinni Corridor open house reveals concept plans
November 17, 2018 - 8:00am
September 29, 2018
A trout being measured on the Kinnickinnic River during a recent Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources survey. Photo courtesy of David Drewiske
Dave Drewiske column: Annual field census of trout populations
September 29, 2018 - 10:00am
September 11, 2018
Kinnickinnic River Land Trust Executive Director Dave Drewiske said the slit fence shown below helps protect the Kinnickinnic River from sediment in runoff from any rain storms. Drewiske said the clear water on the other side of this fence shows that the fence has been doing its job. Gretta Stark / RiverTown Multimedia.
Aldi site stormwater concerns examined; river should not be impacted
September 11, 2018 - 1:11pm
August 26, 2018
John Timmers checks out his wood art display prior to last year’s Art on the Kinni. Submitted photo.
Art on the Kinni, Grand Slam Jam: 2 reasons to visit RF Sept. 8
August 26, 2018 - 10:00am
July 17, 2018
The Wild and Scenic Rivers Act protects waterways throughout the nation, including the St. Croix and Namekagon rivers featured in a commemorative book. Anne Jacobson / RiverTown Multimedia
ArtsMinded column: Wild and Scenic Rivers Act marks 50th anniversary
July 17, 2018 - 5:33pm
April 15, 2018
The Kinnickinnic River has been added to a list of endangered rivers by the American Rivers organization. It joins others including the Mississippi River. File photo
Kinni listed as 'endangered' by American Rivers
April 15, 2018 - 7:49am
March 22, 2018
UW-River Falls students in Kevyn Juneau's Forest Restoration and Management class are shown at a 48-acre land parcel known as the "Trumpeter Preserve" belonging to the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust. The class is developing management plans for the land, at the Kinnickinnic River headwaters, near Roberts. Photo courtesy of Dave Drewiske, KRLT executive director.
Students get hands on experience, help KRLT
March 22, 2018 - 6:00am
February 27, 2018
The River Falls City Council Chambers were full Tuesday evening, Feb. 27, as community members came to speak, and to observe as the council made its decision regarding the city's two hydroelectric dams. Photo courtesy of Mary Zimmermann, City of River Falls.
The Kinni will be free, eventually; City Council votes to remove dams
February 27, 2018 - 10:57pm
February 21, 2018
The Kinnickinnic River has been the center of much debate over the past several years, particularly the city's two hydroelectric dams. The city council held a first reading of a proposed resolution regarding whether or not to relicense the dams at its regular meeting last Tuesday. File photo
City prepares to make its 'dam' decision
February 21, 2018 - 8:00am
January 17, 2018
Utility Advisory Board stakes a stance on dam question
January 17, 2018 - 9:00am
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